Archives for 2016

Financial Technology Can Assist Sustainable Development

14 December 2016 | United Nations Environment Programme News Release

Technological innovation is disrupting every aspect of today’s financial system, but it could also break new ground in the [Continue Reading…]

Environmental Crime Threatening Peace and Security

12 December 2016 | United Nations Environment Programme News Release

Washington DC, USA – More than 80 per cent of countries consider environmental crime a national priority, with the majority [Continue Reading…]

Amazon Deforestation on the Rise (Again)

06 December 2016 | Greenpeace International News Release

São Paulo – Amazon deforestation increased 29 percent from the numbers released for last year, according to data [Continue Reading…]

Mexico Committed to Conservation of Their Oceans

05 December 2016 | The Nature Conservancy News Release

The President of México, Enrique Peña Nieto, through the Secretary of Environment and Natural Resources [Continue Reading…]

Draft EU Energy Policies to Limit Tree Burning

04 December 2016 | Southern Environmental Law Center News Release

Washington, D.C. – Responding to public pressure and signaling progress in a years-long environmental campaign, the [Continue Reading…]

Brazil to Restore 12 Million Hectares of Forests

03 December 2016 | International Union for Conservation of Nature News Release

Today, the government of Brazil committed to restoring 12 million hectares of deforested land under the Bonn Challenge, [Continue Reading…]

Triggerfish Needed to Grow Reefs, Research Finds

02 December 2016 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

NEW YORK —A study of complex coral reef ecosystems in the western Indian Ocean found that one species of fish—the [Continue Reading…]

Germany and California Cooperate on Climate Change

25 November 2016 | The Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety News Release

Meeting at the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP22) in Morocco, [Continue Reading…]

Ireland’s Greenhouse Gas Emissions on the Rise

24 November 2016 | Environmental Protection Agency News Release

Environmental Protection Agency figures released today show that Ireland’s greenhouse gas emissions have increased [Continue Reading…]

Thousands United to Stop Dakota Pipeline

15 November 2016 | Center for Biological Diversity News Release

WASHINGTONThousands gathered today in all 50 states and Washington, D.C., for a national day of action at President [Continue Reading…]

Hong Kong’s Ecological Hotspots Need Protection

15 November 2016 | World Wildlife Fund-Hong Kong News Release

A new WWF Marine Ecological Hotspot Map published today reveals that only five of the 31 (16 per cent) identified ecological [Continue Reading…]

Finalizes Regulations Governing Oil and Gas

14 November 2016 | U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service News Release

As part of its ongoing commitment to preserving America’s rich wildlife legacy and the ability of all Americans to enjoy [Continue Reading…]


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